Sales film for voting machines, promoting them as engines of governmental efficiency and practical democracy. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Voting, Political campaigns and elections, Human rights
PLEASE NOTE: A vastly improved version of this film made from a 35mm preserved print is available here: http://archive.org/details/Tuesday_in_November Idealized portrayal of 1944 U.S. presidential election, made to show the world that the United States was sufficiently secure to hold a free and fair election during wartime. Shows campaign activities, efforts to ensure the secrecy of the ballot and fairness of the election, and media coverage of the electoral process, all culminating in a giant... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: Political campaigns and elections, Citizenship, Media: Radio
Senator William Knowland (publisher, Oakland Tribune) announces candidacy in the Republican primary for Governor of California. Incumbent Governor Goodwin Knight accuses him of national ambition. Attorney General Edmund G. Brown, running unopposed for the Democratic nomination, sits in the sides quite satisfied with the situation as he finds it. Newsreel story. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Newsreels, Political campaigns and elections: California, Knowland, William
Republican party campaign film on behalf of Wendell Willkie for U.S. president in the 1940 elections. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Political campaigns and elections, Economics, Willkie, Wendell A.
The "I Like Ike" animated television commercial, produced by Roy Disney and Citizens for Eisenhower-Nixon. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 15 reviews ) Topics: Political campaigns and elections, Eisenhower, Dwight David, Presidents
Agriculturally-themed campaign film for Willkie's 1940 presidential campaign. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Political campaigns and elections, Willkie, Wendell A., Agriculture: Farms and farming